Defensive end also forced a fumble and recovered one in victory.
Seau is MVP
Nevada has graduated nearly 700 student-athletes over past decade.
Silver and Blue Spring Game set for April 25
Saturday's practice will be held at Douglas High School in Minden
The Wolf Pack emerged victorious in a hotly contested, back-and-forth game.
Nevada vs. San Jose State
Photos from Nevada @ Fresno State on Nov. 5, 2015.
The Wolfpack welcomed the Lobos for a MWC matchup on Saturday night.
Has played in 37 games in three seasons in his Wolf Pack career with 100 tackles, 31.0 tackles for loss, 17.5 sacks and seven forced fumbles … Ranks eighth in program history in career sacks and 11th in career tackles for loss.
Senior (2015): Named to the All-Mountain West first team, becoming the first player in program history to be named to the All-MW first or second team in consecutive seasons … Started in all 12 games at defensive end with 38 tackles, 15.5 tackles for loss, 9.0 sacks, four forced fumbles, three passes defended and one fumble recovery … Ranked tied for first in the MW and tied for 19th in the nation with 9.0 sacks, which is tied for the eighth-most sacks in a single season in program history … Led the Mountain West and ranked 12th in FBS with four forced fumbles … Ranked third in the MW and tied for 30th in the nation with 15.5 tackles for loss … Was one of two defensive players to start in all 12 games … Tallied 4.0 sacks to lead Nevada past Hawai’i, finishing half-a-sack short of a MW and program record while becoming the ninth player in MW history to record nine sacks in a single season … His four sacks against Hawai’i were the most since becoming the first Pack player to tally four sacks in a game Jorge Cardova’s 4.5 sacks against Washington on Oct. 11, 2003 … Was named MW Defensive Player of the Week after his career performance against Hawai’i … Matched a season-high with five tackles to go along with one sack at Texas A&M … Also posted five tackles with 1.5 TFL against New Mexico … Posted one sack each against Arizona, Texas A&M, Buffalo, Fresno State and San Jose State … Forced a fumble against Wyoming, Hawai’i, Fresno State and Utah State … Recovered a fumble against Hawai’i … In the preseason, was named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy and Rotary Lombardi Award watch lists and was named to Sporting News, Phil Steele’s and Athlon Sports’ preseason All-MW first team … Letter winner.
Junior (2014): An All-Mountain West second team selection ... Credited with 39 tackles, 10.5 tackles for loss, 8.5 sacks, four pass breakups, two forced fumbles, one interception and one QB hurry on the season ... Led the team and ranked second in the Mountain West in sacks with 8.5 ... His 8.5 sacks ranks tied for 10th in a single season in program history ... Finished the season tied for 13th in the MW in tackles for loss ... Credited with three turnovers on the season, helping Nevada rank second in the conference in turnover margin ... Had three tackles and a sack against Louisiana in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl ... Posted a season-best six tackles against Arizona and Air Force ... Registered a season-high two sacks against Air Force and San Diego State ... Intercepted a pass and returned it 32 yards for a touchdown in homecoming game against Boise State ... Forced a fumble against BYU and San Diego State.
Sophomore (2013): Played in 12 games with four starts in his first season at Nevada after transferring from Grossmont College in San Diego ... Set a career high with four tackles, including 2.5 for loss, in the first win of the season against UC Davis ... Credited with 23 tackles overall with five behind the line of scrimmage ... Also forced a fumble (UC Davis) and broke up a pass (San Diego State).
Played one season for coach Mike Jordan.
A graduate of La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, Calif. ... First-Team Defense Avocado West League pick in 2010 ... Named to the 2010 Rivals All-San Diego Section Second Team ... Named defensive player of the year for the Avocado League ... Named to The North County Times All-North County Team ... Named to The North County Times Elite 11 Team ... Named as a Second-Team All-CIF performer as a junior ... Named the number three defensive end for the class of 2011 in California by Cali High Sports ... Collected 89 tackles, 18 sacks and blocked four kicks during high school career ... Led La Costa Canyon to a 20-3 record during his junior and senior seasons.
Born on Dec. 4, 1992 ... Son of Mary Seau ... Nephew of former NFL great Junior Seau ... Majoring in communication studies ... Originally signed with Kansas State before transferring to Grossmont College.